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C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    C+
Norway is a town in Maine with a population of 4,958. Norway is in Oxford County. Living in Norway offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and retirees live in Norway and residents tend to lean conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$118,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$718
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Norway Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    61.2
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.8
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    163.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,326
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    40.8
    284
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Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    18%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    45%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Norway

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$41,063
National
$55,322
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Norway Reviews

1 review
It's a small town so it's not very busy. However with that said there's not a whole lot to do and fortunately.
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